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History of Woman Suffrage: 1900-1920 - Page 346
edited by - 1922
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 64

American periodicals - 1864
...fact that we, as a people, in the beginning, forgot the fundamental principle of our government. All the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed ; and when the sword was unsheathed, the ' powers VOL. LXIV. 26 that be ' sent it forth without the...
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The nation and the constitution: an oration delivered before the city ...

Jeremiah Lewis Diman - Fourth of July orations - 1866 - 23 pages
...the principles of justice. When one of the corner stones of government is the principle that " all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed," the logical conclusion must result that in order to be held amenable to laws, woman must have a share...
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Women's Suffrage: The Reform Against Nature

Horace Bushnell - Women - 1869 - 184 pages
...fiction so great, that it would scarcely be greater without any vote at all. If it be meant that all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed, in the sense, that so many "just powers" are, in fact, gotten by the surrender and contribution of...
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Crimes of the Civil War, and Curse of the Funding System

Henry Clay Dean - Sinking-funds - 1869 - 539 pages
...invokes judgment without trial. Upon these two axioms have we built the Arnercan system : 1. " THAT ALL JUST POWERS OF GOVERNMENT ARE DERIVED FROM THE CONSENT OF THE GOVERNED." 2. " RESISTANCE TO TYRANTS is OBEDIENCE TO GOD." CHAPTER IV. ' VIOLATION OF THE RIGHTS OF THE STATES...
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The American System of Government: Its Character and Workings, Its Defects ...

Ezra Champion Seaman - United States - 1870 - 282 pages
...foundation, despotic, and tyrannical. If my reasoning be correct, the oft-repeated declaration, that the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed, is but an assumption, and does not form a sound basis for universal suffrage. SEC. 2.—Intellectual...
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Memoirs of John Quincy Adams: Comprising Portions of His Diary ..., Volume 5

Charles Francis Adams - Presidents - 1875
...asserts the natural equality of all men, and their inalienable right to liberty, but that the only just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. A power for one part of the people to make slaves of the other can never be derived from consent, and...
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Transactions, Issues 11-13

Canada - 1875
...sovereignty in some tangible manner. They had declared— what every Briton had felt to be true — that the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the yorerned. This was saying that the people are sovereign. No English King had roundly said, "7 am the...
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American Patriotism: Speeches, Letters, and Other Papers which Illustrate ...

Selim Hobart Peabody - Orators - 1880 - 674 pages
...rights of man — who deny that the people are the only legitimate source of power — who deny that all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. Neither your time, nor perhaps the cheerful nature of this occasion, permit me here to enter upon the...
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American Patriotism: Speeches, Letters, and Other Papers which Illustrate ...

Orators - 1880 - 674 pages
...rights of man — who deny that the people are the only legitimate source of power — who deny that all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. Neither your time, nor perhaps the cheerful nature "of this occasion, permit me here to enter upon...
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The Overland Monthly

1900
...rights of the original occupants to be consulted as to their form of government, or of the truth that the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. Let us come a little more closely to the point. For several centuries the inhabitants of the Philippines...
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